The table below looks at the statistics for SWOT Analysis skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SWOT Analysis over the 3 months to 26 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
26 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SWOT Analysis
Rank 642 643 627
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -16
Contract jobs citing SWOT Analysis 11 15 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.026% 0.014%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.025% 0.032% 0.018%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 4
Median daily rate £525 £480 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £393 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £418
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £465 £400
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +16.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
44771 46893 44277
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.75% 80.29% 78.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 29557 30468 27430
Median daily rate £438 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1110 1273 1193
Median hourly rate £28.50 £31.44 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.35% +33.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £52.13 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.00 £33.00 £25.75
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +28.15%

SWOT Analysis
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing SWOT Analysis as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

SWOT Analysis Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

SWOT Analysis
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SWOT Analysis within the UK.

SWOT Analysis Daily Rate Trend in the UK

SWOT Analysis
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SWOT Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 2016.

SWOT Analysis Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

SWOT Analysis
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SWOT Analysis within the UK.

SWOT Analysis Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

SWOT Analysis
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SWOT Analysis within the UK over the 3 months to 26 August 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +5 10 £600 +9.09%
London -3 9 £600 -
City of London - 5 - -
East of England +15 1 - -
Essex +7 1 - -
Southend-on-Sea 0 1 - -

SWOT Analysis
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SWOT Analysis also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for SWOT Analysis.

1 14 (63.64%) Business Analysis
2 13 (59.09%) Use Case
2 13 (59.09%) PRINCE2
3 12 (54.55%) UML
3 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
4 11 (50.00%) ISEB
5 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
6 8 (36.36%) DV Cleared
7 7 (31.82%) Chartered Engineer
7 7 (31.82%) CBAP
7 7 (31.82%) CITP
7 7 (31.82%) Lean Six Sigma
7 7 (31.82%) Six Sigma
7 7 (31.82%) ITIL
7 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (27.27%) Finance
9 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
10 3 (13.64%) SDLC
10 3 (13.64%) Feasibility Study
10 3 (13.64%) Investment Management
10 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
10 3 (13.64%) Degree
10 3 (13.64%) Advertising
10 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
10 3 (13.64%) Oracle
10 3 (13.64%) MS Project
10 3 (13.64%) PMP
10 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
10 3 (13.64%) PRINCE

SWOT Analysis
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (9.09%) Confluence
Applications
1 3 (13.64%) MS Project
1 3 (13.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (4.55%) Oracle AML
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.55%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) JIRA
2 1 (4.55%) Rational DOORS
General
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
2 3 (13.64%) Advertising
3 1 (4.55%) Back Office
3 1 (4.55%) Banking
3 1 (4.55%) Billing
3 1 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.55%) Wholesale Banking
Job Titles
1 16 (72.73%) Analyst
1 16 (72.73%) Business Analyst
2 7 (31.82%) DV Cleared Business Analyst
3 4 (18.18%) Agile Business Analyst
4 3 (13.64%) Project Manager
4 3 (13.64%) SDLC Business Analyst
5 2 (9.09%) Integration Manager
5 2 (9.09%) Integration Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Billing Project Manager
6 1 (4.55%) Business Requirements Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Information Security Consultant
6 1 (4.55%) Insurance Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Lead Business Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Network Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Network Security Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Requirements Analyst
6 1 (4.55%) Security Architect
6 1 (4.55%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (31.82%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.55%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (63.64%) Business Analysis
2 13 (59.09%) PRINCE2
2 13 (59.09%) Use Case
3 12 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (54.55%) UML
4 7 (31.82%) ITIL
4 7 (31.82%) Lean Six Sigma
4 7 (31.82%) Six Sigma
4 7 (31.82%) Stakeholder Management
5 5 (22.73%) Waterfall
6 3 (13.64%) Feasibility Study
6 3 (13.64%) Investment Management
6 3 (13.64%) PRINCE
6 3 (13.64%) Requirements Analysis
6 3 (13.64%) SDLC
7 2 (9.09%) Business Process Mapping
7 2 (9.09%) Change Management
7 2 (9.09%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) Risk Analysis
7 2 (9.09%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.09%) PHP
Qualifications
1 11 (50.00%) ISEB
2 9 (40.91%) Security Cleared
3 8 (36.36%) DV Cleared
4 7 (31.82%) CBAP
4 7 (31.82%) Chartered Engineer
4 7 (31.82%) CITP
5 3 (13.64%) Degree
5 3 (13.64%) PMI Certification
5 3 (13.64%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.55%) Disclosure Scotland
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Oracle
2 1 (4.55%) Actimize